Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Not something I wanted to share

Every time I get a cold, it turns into a sinus infection. Bet your bottom dollar.

It's a real big pain in the rear. Apparently, small/constricted sinuses (sinus-i?...what is the plural of sinus?) is something you can share, and I may have shared it with Oman. So far, all of his run-of-the-mill colds have turned south as well.

The past two days have been full of two big S words (no not that S word): snot and screaming. And honestly, the snot has been constant for 3 weeks. One of the toughest things I have dealt with since becoming a mom is not over-reacting every time he's got a runny nose, or coughs. But today, I felt like I was about to do a bit of screaming myself and use that S word...so I knew it was time to head to the pediatrician.

Poor fella' has, you guessed it, a sinus infection. Lots of apple juice, tissues and TLC around here tonight.

Mommy's apple juice is a bit different...please enjoy a glass of Killibinbin's Shiraz tonight for our Virtual Wine Club. The wine label says it all. Being a Mom is a job I've always, always wanted. It's also the toughest job I've ever had.


The mild vintage conditions have resulted in a wine with a tight, powerful structure



Cheers!

8 comments:

  1. OMG we need to live closer together on days like this. Just imagine how much easier it is to deal with a snotty sick kid when you are with a BFF who is doing the exact same thing. :)

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  2. I hope you and Oman recover soon :(

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  3. please sahre some og this wine with me... Lyla and I have the same problem...I hope you guys feel better soon

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  4. Sorry to hear both you and the Oman are dealing with this. Hope you are both on the mend soon!

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  5. Hope you both feel better soon!

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  6. L and I have the EXACT same issue. We get allergies at the same time every seasonal change and they turn in to yellow or green snot with drainage for at least a period of 2-3 weeks. WITHOUT FAIL. We just recovered from the last round... praying for a speedy recovery for you both.

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  7. :( hope you are all feeling better soon

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  8. Today was Day 7 of Nose Running Like a Faucet. Everyday I wake up and pray that the snot will have stopped and everyday - nope. More snot.

    I hope you are both feeling better (and tissue free!) soon.

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